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patrol car. >>> and showstopper. after tv brass pull the plug on "two and a half men," charlie sheen took to the airwaves again. >> they picked a fight with the wrong guy. defeat is not an option and they know it. >> could the star's latest rantings sideline his career permanently? today saturday, september 26th, permanently? today saturday, september 26th, 2011. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good morning and welcome to "today" on this saturday morning. i'm lester holt. >> and i'm jenna wolf sitting in for amy. nice to see you on a saturday. >> nice to see you. a moment ago when i said saturday, today, january 26th, you got all excited because today is your birthday. and you came in on your day off. >> i did, just because you wanted to. i could have slept, but why not come in and work. >> because they called you and asked you to work. >> also they called me and asked me to work at 5:30 this morning. but that's another reason why. >> that's how we show the love around here. anyway, happy birthday. >> thank you. >> coming this morning, a shift in strategy in washington.
-computer will be on the show again tonight and tomorrow. >>> okay, charlie sheen is ready to get back to work. the star of "two and a half men" is clean. the cbs show can't start production right away because it's on forced hiatus. cbs and warner bros. had no comment in response to sheen's latest statement. >>> the ratings for the grammy awards hit a high note sunday. the awards show saw its biggest audience in 10 years. a preliminary nielsen report shows 27 million viewers up 3% from last year. the spike could be due to the all-star line-up, lady gaga, justin bieber, eminem and barbra streisand. >>> the secret is out, the cover for the "sports illustrated" is revealed in a big way on the late show last night. david letterman broke the news to the world and the new cover girl. ♪ [ music ] >> times square, that's a big billboard. there she is the first russian cover model irina shayk. she made her first sports illustrated debut in 2007 has appeared in every swimsuit issue since. shayk is also the girlfriend of soccer superstar christian cristiano ronaldo. >>> the pillow fight yesterday
applause ] which explains why charlie sheen is always like, "please, call me charles." [ laughter and applause ] i'm not sure what to -- what are you laughing at, james? [ laughter ] [ scattered cheers ] >> jimmy: yeah. >> steve: he gets more ass. >> jimmy: yeah, yeah, yeah. i know. i know, i know, i know. i'm not sure what to make of this, you guys. a russian airline is hiring clowns, actors, and musicians to entertain passengers during flights. yeah, 'cause when i'm on a stuffy plane with babies crying and people complaining, my first thought is always, "there should be clowns here." [ laughter ] that would just be fantastic. this is interesting here, you guys. a recent study found that men who go bald in their early 20s have an increased risk of developing prostate cancer. so i guess going bald in your 20s isn't as great as you thought. [ laughter ] [ scattered cheers ] >> i love you jimmy! >> jimmy: i love you, too. [ light laughter ] you get one of those after every joke. >> steve: yeah, exactly. it's called a win-win. >> jimmy: it's -- it's a lovely crowd. >> i love you! >> stev
. >> hey. >>> so charlie sheen's back in the news. >> oh, charlie. >> what is going on? >> i don't know. >> he called into that dan patrick, the sport show or whatever, was talking about his visit with the ucla team -- i don't even know what happened. i don't even know what's going on. >> she's in a daze. he's ready to go back to work. apparently he had gone over to the cbs studios, banging on the doors to come to work. they're dark, because he's supposed to be in rehab. where is everybody? no one told him that the set was dark. that's why he was hoarse talking to dan patrick on the phone. basically he was saying, what is stunning about this interview, he was basically saying, um, that -- she does not like sobriety. he found he was board to death. i was bored out of my tree. so he said i'm sober right now, all right, get me -- open the set, get me -- because i'm ready, and i might not be ready very much longer, because this is not -- it's inauthentic for him to be sober. >> okay. >> i think the story continues. >> this one really shocked me with how open he was. billy ray cyrus gave thi
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